Published on Oct 29, 2014 -- Two years ago, Hurricane Sandy spurred more than $300 million in donations to the Red Cross. An investigation (http://propub.ca/RedCrossDisaster) by ProPublica and NPR found that the Red Cross botched key elements of its mission, leaving behind a trail of unmet needs and acrimony. How one of America’s most revered charities put public relations over its relief efforts: http://www.propublica.org/article/the-red-cross-secret-disaster
Edited and produced by Dan Scott Goldstein
Animation by VS.
Script and narration by Amanda Zamora
Red Cross photos by Les Stone / American Red Cross
Rieckenberg photos by David Gilkey / NPR
Pastor photo by J.C. Rice